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Trust Associate Specialist - Ophthalmology

NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor

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NHS Medical & Dental: Specialty Doctor
Full Time
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Royal Lancaster Infirmary
£54,764 - £90,147 per annum
29/05/2019 23:59

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Trust Associate Specialist in Ophthalmology based at Royal Lancaster Infirmary Hospital (10pa)

We are looking for a Trust Associate Specialist to join the clinical team at Royal Lancaster Infirmary. The post holder will be contracted for 10 sessions per week and will include an on call pattern on a rotational basis. We would ideally like to hear from clinicians with an interest in Medical Retina.

The Department of Ophthalmology across the three main sites presently consists of 9 Consultants, 10 Associate Specialists.

The University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Foundation Trust are situated in beautiful countryside around Morecambe Bay in North West England bordering both the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales National Parks. The trust provides clinical teaching to Undergraduate Medical Students based at the University of Lancaster. It is expected that the appointee will contribute to undergraduate as well as postgraduate education.

You should be fully registered with the GMC with a license to practice.

Please note that the interview for this vacancy will be Wednesday 5th June 2019.

Interview expenses will be paid from point of entry to the UK.


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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Informal enquiries about these posts would be welcomed – please contact Ms Rajitha Ajit, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Royal Lancaster Infirmary. Tel: 07886733923